Career Outcomes

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To help all applicants and others interested in the CMP program, we have summarized information of the careers that are being pursued by CMP PhD graduates. The information below includes all program graduates who matriculated from 1985 to the present and is updated a minimum of twice each year.

Information about individual alumni can be found using the links available here  info

 Career Choices of CMP PhD Graduates*

 Number %
Academic faculty
9
16.1
Academic staff scientists
 1  1.8
Industrial research
 32 57.1
Science-related non-research
 9 16.1
Pursuing postdoctoral training  5  8.9
Non-science-related
 0 0
Not in the labor force  0 0
Information unavailable  0
0
Totals 56
100

*Academic faculty includes individuals who hold faculty positions at institutions of higher education in the US and abroad.
Science-related non-research includes patent law, technology transfer, business development, scientific writing, science policy and other similar careers.